Category Archives: Events

Fall Educational Forum Highlights DC Workforce Barriers

At the Many Hands November Educational Forum on Job Readiness, moderated by founding board member Leslie Lawley, three knowledgeable leaders in the field broke down some of the complexities of helping people enter the labor force and provided invaluable insight for about 40 Many Hands members in attendance.

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Join Us for a Discussion About Overcoming Workforce Barriers

More than a rewarding philanthropic experience, membership in Many Hands is an education in the complex needs of Washington, DC area non-profits. Join us for a Fall Educational Forum focusing on job readiness. "Workforce Development: Helping Adults Overcome Employment Barriers" will feature panelists: Bob Wittig, Executive Director of the Catalogue for Philanthropy; Anne-Marie Bairstow, Vice…
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Get Inspired, Get Involved! Attend the 2018 Grant Cycle Kick-off

Join us on October 19 for the kick-off meeting of the 2018 grant cycle. Mingle with women who, like you, want to make a difference in our community. Hear Michele Booth Cole, Executive Director of Safe Shores, reflect on how the 2017 Many Hands $100,000 grant is helping to face down the scourge of child sexual…
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Health Challenges Facing DC Women and Children – A Tale of Two Cities

On Wednesday, April 26th, 50 Many Hands donors and friends gathered at Georgetown University for our second Donor Education Forum, “Understanding Health Challenges for DC-area Women and Children.” Longtime Many Hands supporter and Health Committee member, Tricia Neuman, moderated an engaging panel discussion with Dr. Stephen Teach, Chair of Pediatrics at Children’s National Health System,…
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